COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., Jan. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The International Customer Management Institute (ICMI), the industry-leading organization providing professional services such as consulting, training, and information resources to contact center professionals, has announced that their Executive Summit will take place March 24-25, 2011 in San Diego, CA. With a focus on maximizing ROI through people, process and technology, the Summit will identify customer strategies that will have a direct impact on organizations in attendance.
Crafted specifically for Senior Managers and Executives aligned with the contact center, the ICMI Executive Summit will offer exclusive learning and networking opportunities to these influential decision-makers. Educational sessions will include in-depth workshops, general sessions, and peer-to-peer sharing on topics such as: agent engagement, internal training, coaching, attrition, workforce management, quality, voice of the customer, organizational structure, cost of ownership analysis, speech analytics, and customer satisfaction.
Joy Sobhani, Professional Development Director, explained why this event is crucial for Senior Call Center Executives and Managers. She said, "To stay profitable and be competitive today, companies must employ real world strategies that maximize their current resources and invest properly in new ones. The ICMI Executive Summit will truly embrace the theme of 'Maximizing ROI through People, Process, and Technology,' and attendees will return to their contact centers with truly executable action items."
The summit will also feature an opening keynote focused on Business Agility from industry leader Michael Hugos of the Center for Systems Innovation. Another distinctive aspect of ICMI's Executive Summit will be a 'Performance Lab' where attendees in small, focused groups will work together to make strategic decisions in an effort to positively impact the customer experience at a hypothetical company.
To guarantee a hands-on experience, participation in this event will be limited to no more than 40 top level call center industry executives.
Additional information about the ICMI Executive Summit can be found at www.icmi.com/Summit or by calling 800-672-6177.
The International Customer Management Institute (ICMI) is the leading global provider of comprehensive resources for customer management professionals – from frontline agents to executives – who wish to improve contact center operations, empower contact center employees, and enhance customer loyalty. ICMI's experienced and dedicated team of industry insiders, analysts, and consultants are committed to providing uncompromised objectivity and results-oriented vision through the organization's respected lineup of professional services including: Training and Certification, Consulting, Events, and Informational Resources. Founded in 1985, ICMI continues to serve as one of the most established and respected organizations in the call center industry.
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